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Pauline Crews

November 13, 1936 — October 7, 2015

Pauline (Tolbert) Crews, age 78, of French Lick, Indiana entered in eternal rest on October 7th, 2015 at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper, Indiana.

She was born in Martin County, Indiana on November 13th, 1936 to Lincoln and Pearl (Allen) Tolbert.

Pauline married Vernon D. Crews on November 15th, 1953 and he preceded her in death on November 3rd, 2011.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, (1) Brother – Roy Lee Tolbert and (3) Sisters – Lorena Jones, Macie Ruth Holton and Ella Mae Goodrich.

Pauline was a Charter Member of the Springs Valley Church of the Nazarene, enjoyed spending time with family and loved to travel. She went to school at the West Baden High School. After high school, Pauline attended the Northwood College where she took business classes.

She had worked as a hair dresser and also volunteered at the West Baden Springs Hotel.

She is survived by:

(1) Son Scott Crews (Karen) French Lick, Indiana

(3) Daughters Delores Allen (Mike) French Lick, Indiana
Diane Lagenour (Tom) Kaufman, Texas
Lisa Franks Jasper, Indiana

(1) Sister Dorothy Crecelius Bloomington, Indiana

(8) Grandchildren (13) Great-Grandchildren

The funeral ceremony will be conducted Sunday, October 11th, 2015, at 2:00 p.m., by Rev. Darrell Wineinger at the T.L. Pinnick Chapel in French Lick, Indiana. Burial will follow in the Mount Lebanon Cemetery in French Lick, Indiana.

Friends may call Saturday from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the T.L. Pinnick Chapel, 785 S. Bears Bend Road, French Lick, Indiana 47432.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made In Memory of Pauline to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA  22312.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes, 9640 W. State Rd. 56 French Lick, In. 47432.
Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –
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Saturday, October 10, 2015

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Sunday, October 11, 2015

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